Vice President – Programs: Nina Caldwell
The Arts: Kilinyaa Cothran and Lauren Parks
Health and Human Services: Rhonda Adams and Edith P. Colbert
International Trends & Services: Donna Knight and Audrey Jones
National Trends & Services: Leah Harris and Linda Baker-Roby
Services to Youth: Patricia Reed-Boswell and Judi Griffin
2015-2016 UMBRELLA PROJECT
Darnetta Clinkscale, Co-chair – Felicia Gillespie – Sharonica Hardin, Chair
Carletta J. Harlan – Peggy Lewis LeCompte – Lillian A. Parks, Chapter Organizer
Dr. Lillian A. Parks Scholarship Program
The Gateway Chapter’s prestigious Scholarship Program recognizes the educational desires and needs of African American and minority students. Named in honor of Dr. Lillian Adams Parks, Organizer of the Gateway Chapter and nationally renowned African American educator, the scholarship program is designed to enhance educational opportunities.
Students seeking a career in one or more of the following fields: education, technology, business, social and health services are eligible to apply.
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DATES
APPLICATION LIVE: February 1 – APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15
Dr. Lillian Adams Parks, Organizer of the Gateway (IL) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated is a renowned educator, former superintendent of schools, civic leader, and an illustrious speaker and motivator.
Darnetta Clinksdale, Scholarship Committee Co-chair, closes the 2015 Scholarship Awards Program with an invitation to the program reception.